1. Personal Information
We do not collect any personal information from a visitor to our sites unless that visitor explicitly and intentionally provides it. Under no circumstances do we collect any personal data revealing racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership, health, or sex life. If you are simply browsing our sites, we do not gather any personal information about you.
There are two ways in which you may explicitly and intentionally provide us with, and consent to our collection of certain personal information:
a) E-mail Request for Information
We use links throughout our sites to provide you with the opportunity to contact us via e-mail to ask questions, request information and materials, or provide comments and suggestions. You may also be offered the opportunity to have one of our representatives contact you personally to provide additional information about our products or services. To do so, we may request additional personal information from you, such as your name and telephone number, to help us satisfy your request.
If you choose to register for one of our products or
services, we will request certain information from you. Depending on
the type of product or service that you request, you may be asked to
provide different personal information. For certain products, we may
require your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, credit
card number, IP address and/or social security number, and/or another
form of national identification. Other products may require different
or supplemental information from you in order to apply. For a detailed
listing of the type of personal information requested for our various
products, please refer to the page for the particular product.
c) Statistical Information about Your Visit
When you visit our sites, our computers may
automatically collect statistics about your visit. This information
does not identify you personally, but rather about a visit to our
sites. We may monitor statistics such as how many people visit our
sites, the user's IP address, which pages people visit on our sites,
from which domains our visitors reach our sites, and which browsers
people use. We use these statistics about your visit for aggregation
purposes only. These statistics are used to help us improve the
performance of our Web sites.
2. How We Use and With Whom We Share the Information We Gather
We assure you that the information we gather from you is used by us only as explained below.
a) Sending you responses and updates
We respond to any e-mail questions, requests for product or service information, and other inquiries that we receive. We may also retain this correspondence to improve our products, services, and Web sites, and for other disclosed purposes. Frequently we retain contact information so that we can send individuals updates or other important information about our services and products. Occasionally these updates or other important information may be sent out by third parties on our behalf. Please be assured that any third party who contacts you in this capacity has executed a confidentiality agreement with us that contains a provision ensuring the privacy and security of any transferred information and limits the third party's use of the shared information to sending updates or providing services on our behalf. In situations where you have supplied your information in connection with a question or request for information about a product or service offered by an Omega Group business partner, we may also send the information you have supplied to the Omega Group business partners that offer such products or services. Please be assured that these Omega Group business partners have agreed to ensure the privacy and security of any transferred information and may only use the shared information to send you information about the products or services about which you asked. Omega Group customers may be given information about relevant products offered by Omega Group, its subsidiaries and business partners. Omega Group customers will be given the option of opting out of further communications from Omega Group, its subsidiaries and business partners.
b) Facilitating the support, renewal, and purchase of our products and services
We may use the information you submit to contact you to discuss the support, renewal, and purchase of our products and services. We may also provide the information you have submitted to us to and/or its subsidiaries and/or business partners, so that they can contact you and facilitate the support, renewal, and purchase of Omega Group (and/or its subsidiaries and business partners) products and services. Internal representatives help us to provide our foreign-based (and certain domestic) customers with support, assistance, and the provision of our products and services in their local markets. You may receive a communication directly from one of our sales representatives, referrers, customer support and technical support representatives, and/or , its subsidiaries, and/or business partners. Please be assured that if one or more of these entities contacts you for one of these purposes, they have agreed to use the information we supply only in accordance with a confidentiality agreement.